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Sandiganbayan orders Mrs. Marcos to return P10m

By Macon Ramos-Araneta – The Sandiganbayan anti-graft court has ordered former first lady and now Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Marcos to return the P10 million that her husband, the late President Ferdinand Marcos, had transferred from the National Food Authority to a private account in Security Bank on July Read more »

Statement of Sen. Panfilo Lacson

For thirteen months, I was a fugitive…from injustice. I have been subjected to the vitriol of arrogance and hatred by my old and new detractors. I have been humiliated, unfairly eviscerated of my dignity and personal honor, even as I am humbled by an experience so surreal I never Read more »

Ligot surrenders; Senate spares wife from arrest

By Mario B. Casayuran – Retired Lt. Gen. Jacinto C. Ligot, former Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) comptroller, surrendered peacefully to Senate security forces at his Taguig City residence last night.

Supreme Court acquits Webb, et al

abs-cbnNEWS.com MANILA, Philippines – The Supreme Court has acquitted the main suspects in the much publicized Vizconde massacre case, ending their years of burden for being incarcerated in jail.

Bureau of Immigration agents banned from saying 'Merry Christmas'

By Jun Ramirez – In this season of greetings, personnel of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) assigned at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) are directed not to greet arriving and departing passengers “Merry Christmas” to avoid the impression that they are soliciting gifts, whether in cash or kind, Read more »

Bureau of Immigration agents banned from saying ‘Merry Christmas’

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By Jun Ramirez – In this season of greetings, personnel of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) assigned at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) are directed not to greet arriving and departing passengers “Merry Christmas” to avoid the impression that they are soliciting gifts, whether in cash or kind, Read more »